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SPECIAL EVENT: Sips With Soul - A Live Virtual Tasting & Benefit

    Past Event: Fri, August 7, 2020 (6:00 PM - 8:30 PM)

Cost: $145-$175


To generate more awareness and support of black wine professionals, while raising money to benefit cultural education and civil rights, San Francisco Wine School proudly presents Sips with Soul????! This live virtual tasting event will feature today's Black Winemakers/Winery Owners and Black Sommeliers. We'll sip together and hear the stories of twelve remarkable wines as these talented individuals present a virtual guided tasting for you in the comfort of your own home.  

We'll also enjoy a special live musical performance by Roger Smith, Owner of Bump City Wine Co and Keyboardist for Tower or Power. Master Sommelier David Glancy will act as host and panel moderator. 

Tasting kits are included in the cost of the event. View wine pickup and delivery options. Individual wines will be available to purchase directly from the wineries. Mixed cases will be available through San Francisco Wine School.

100% of event profits will benefit  San Francisco’s Museum of African Diaspora (MoAD) and the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.  

Featured Sommeliers

  • D'Lynn Proctor, Fantesca Winery
  • Julia Coney, Black Wine Professionals
  • Thomas Price, MS, Jackson Family Wines
  • Tonya Pitts, One Market Restaurant 
  • Alicia Towns Franken, Towns Franken Consulting
  • Vincent Morrow, MS, Independant Consultant
  • More to come...

Featured Wineries

  • Frichette Winery
  • Angwin Estate Vineyards
  • Bump City Wine Co
  • Theopolis Vineyards
  • Vision Cellars
  • J. Moss Wines
  • More to come...

Date | Time | Tickets

Friday, August 7th, 2020

Event: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM 

Q&A: 8:00-8:30 PM

$145 per attendee when registered by July 31st

$175 per attendee when registering after July 31st

Ticket price includes twelve 2-oz wine samples 

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All attendees must be at least 21 years of age. Adult signature is required for all tasting kit deliveries.

About San Francisco's Museum of African Diaspora (MoAD)

MoAD, a contemporary art museum in San Francisco, celebrates Black cultures, ignites challenging conversations, and inspires learning through the global lens of the African Diaspora. Learn more...

About NAACP Legal Defense Fund, Inc (LDF)

The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. is America’s premier legal organization fighting for racial justice. Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, LDF seeks structural changes to expand democracy, eliminate disparities, and achieve racial justice in a society that fulfills the promise of equality for all Americans. LDF also defends the gains and protections won over the past 75 years of civil rights struggle and works to improve the quality and diversity of judicial and executive appointments. Learn more... 

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